The Team


Niamh Bryson

Youth and Community Intern


Lauren Clarke

Lauren Clarke

Facilities Manager

Lauren is responsible for the hire, care and running of Yorkshire Dance’s building on Quarry Hill, Leeds.

Antony Dunn

Antony Dunn

Marketing & Communications Manager
Direct line: 0113 259 5706

Antony manages media, marketing and communications for Yorkshire Dance.

Wieke Eringa (c) Yorkshire Dance

Wieke Eringa

CEO & Artistic Director

Wieke develops and maintains the overall strategy for Yorkshire Dance, ensures business viability and leads on programming artistic project work.

Rosie Hay

Arts Administration Apprentice

Rosie works alongside Lauren Clarke, Facilities Manager, and Lauren Mills, Assistant Facilities Manager, to ensure the smooth running of our building.

Sarah Lyon

Sarah Lyon

Youth & Community Dance Manager

Sarah is responsible for our classes and programmes at Yorkshire Dance and around Leeds, including Saturday Superstars, Mind the Step, Leaps and Bounds and Yorkshire Dance Youth.

Lauren Mills

Assistant Facilities Manager

Maria Popova

Administrative Assistant

Maria supports the Administrative Director and staff team in the day-to-day running of Yorkshire Dance.

Kirsty Redhead

Creative Projects Producer

Kirsty supports the Artistic Director in co-ordinating the artistic programme, this includes continuing professional development for choreographers and dancers, performances, and artistic projects.

Hannah Robertshaw

Programmes Director
Direct line: 0113 259 5705

Hannah directs the Youth and Community team and is responsible for regional development across Yorkshire. Hannah oversees the sub-regional dance hubs and Regional Dance Development Network.

Judy Rose

Judy Rose

Finance Administrator

Judy is responsible for the daily banking, financial record keeping, payroll and budget support for Yorkshire Dance.

April Skipp - Sept 2015 (c) Yorkshire Dance

April Skipp

Marketing Officer

April works alongside Antony Dunn, Marketing and Communications Manager, and Jackie Malcolm, Development and Fundraising Manager.

Andrea Smart

Administrative Director
Direct line: 0113 259 5710

Andrea has overall responsibility for administration, finance, personnel, building management and policy setting for Yorkshire Dance.

Tanya Steinhauser

Artist Development Producer



Rachel Clarke

Front of House Team

Lawrence Gorringe

Front of House Team

Callum Holt

Front of House Team

Daisy Howell

Front of House Team

Alex Ivanov

Front of House Team

Jade Kemp

Front of House Team

Melanie McCabe

Front of House Team

Rebecca Philips

Front of House Team

Daniel Phung

Front of House Team

Lauren Savage

Front of House Team

Erikas Vaitulevicius

Front of House Team